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5 Matching questions

  1. numinous
  2. analogue
  3. supernal
  4. phlogiston
  5. gewgaw
  1. a n. cheap showy jewelry or ornament on clothing
  2. b n. something having the property of being analogous to something else
  3. c n. a hypothetical substance once believed to be present in all combustible materials and to be released during burning
  4. d adj. evincing the presence of a deity
  5. e n. being or coming from on high

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. n. loud applause or strong approval
  2. n. night prayer
  3. n. Pretentious elegance; ostentation.
  4. n. anterior portion of the brain consisting of two hemispheres
  5. adj. expressing antithesis or opposition

5 True/False questions

  1. bumptiousadj. disagreeably conceited, arrogant, or forward


  2. remit-verb (used with object)
    1. to transmit or send (money, a check, etc.) to a person or place, usually in payment.
    2. to refrain from inflicting or enforcing, as a punishment, sentence, etc.
    3. to refrain from exacting, as a payment or service.
    4. to pardon or forgive (a sin, offense, etc.).
    5. to slacken; abate; relax:
    6. to give back: to remit an overpayment.
    7. Law . to send back (a case) to an inferior court for further action.
    8. to put back into a previous position or condition.
    9. to put off; postpone; defer.

    -verb (used without object)
    13. to transmit money, a check, etc., as in payment.
    14. to abate for a time or at intervals, as a fever.
    15. to slacken; abate.


  3. asymptoticadj. (of a function, series, formula, etc) approaching a given value or condition, as a variable or an expression containing a variable approaches a limit, usually infinity


  4. antipodesn. any of a number of related plants of a genus of the buttercup family, with cup-shaped flowers that are usually white, pink, red or purple


  5. inanitionn. a secondary or minor occupation